18.748 Topics in Lie Theory. Spring 2019.

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Instructors: Pavel Etingof, George Lusztig, David Vogan, Wei Zhang

Email: xxu@mit.edu

Office: TBA

Lectures: T Th 11:00-12:30 am, Room: 2-142

Other: Please see Below

Topics

The class will consist of 4 mini-courses delivered in order by

(1) David Vogan, Ideals in enveloping algebras, Feb 5,7,12,14,21;

(2) Wei Zhang, Supersingular locus of unitary Shimura varieties, Feb 26, 28, March 5, 7, 12;

(3) Pavel Etingof, Algebraic D-modules, March 14, 19, 21, April 2, 4, 9, 11, 18, 23, 25, 30, May 2, 7, 9, 14, 16; Lecture notes (In progress).

(4) George Lusztig, Positive structures in Lie theory, April 2, 4, 9, 11, 18, 23 (note that Lusztig will start his lectures at 11:30, and Etingof will lecture 11:05-11:30 on these days).

Prerequisites: 18.00 and 18.000

Text Book: TBA

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[01.01.2010]  Welcome to the spring semester!